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Norwegian Cruise Line Joining Ocean Conservancy’s Trash Free Seas Alliance®

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. and Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands, announced that it has partnered with Ocean Conservancy to protect and ensure the long-term health of our oceans.The company will join several of the world’s leading corporations and organizations in Ocean Conservancy’s Trash Free Seas Alliance®, actively working toward solutions that will mitigate plastic waste entering the ocean.

Founded in 2012, the Trash Free Seas Alliance® brings together thought leaders from industry, conservation and academia to create a forum for pragmatic, real-world collaboration focused on the measurable reduction of ocean trash.

“Ocean Conservancy believes strongly that it will take all of us-including industry leaders-to stem the tide of ocean plastic. We are grateful for Norwegian’s leadership and look forward to working with them to reduce the amount of plastic flowing into the ocean,” said Janis Searles Jones, chief executive officer at Ocean Conservancy.

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings’ membership in Ocean Conservancy’s Trash Free Seas Alliance® is part of the company’s global environmental program, ‘Sail & Sustain’, which reflects the company’s mission of providing truly exceptional cruise vacation experiences for all of its guests while minimizing its impact on the environment.To learn more about Norwegian’s commitment to environmental stewardship, visit the company’s website at http://www.nclhltd.com/Stewardship.

Iuliia Tore